ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - From St. Petersburg Police:
Statistics showed 183 emergency responses for children locked in vehicles in Pinellas County during the past year. A total of 189 children were involved in those calls.
The City of St. Petersburg led the county with 32% of those calls.
St. Petersburg Fire & Rescue and the Suncoast Safe Kids Coalition led by All Children's Hospital will hold a press conference Monday to share specific details about these new statistics and stress the importance of never leaving children unattended in vehicles.
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